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Turf Guard™ Sensors

  • Monitors soil moisture, salinity and temperature levels - reports readings every five minutes
  • System supports up to 500 sensors
  • Typical repeater range of 5,000 ft (1,524 m) and buried sensor range of 500 ft (152.4 m) - line of sight
  • Web-based Interface
The Turf Guard Wireless Soil Monitoring System. Get the essential soil information you need, when you need it. Stay up to date on your current soil conditions no matter where you are. Get the information you need to make important decisions in real time. Turf Guard sensors instantly track soil moisture, salinity, and temperature, saving you time. Repeaters mount easily inside all Toro Network VP® , Network LTC® Plus, and E-OSMAC® satellite pedestals. Additional Resources

Wireless Network

No wires between the repeaters and the sensors, or the sensor and the probes means that sensors can be installed anywhere on your turf without disrupting play. Install sensors in other areas without having to trench or pull wires.

Track Salt Build-up And Schedule Flushing

Take the guesswork out of monitoring and managing salinity levels. Get positive confirmation that your flushing reduced soil salts. Know when and how much water to flush with.

Power Repeater input: (02A @ 6 VDC); Base Station Input: (1A @ 120 VAC, 50/60 Hz)
Dimensions Body: 2" (5.1 cm) x 3" (7.6 cm) x 5" (12.7 cm); Spikes: 2.5" (6.4 cm) x 3/16" (.5 cm)
Communication Options 900 MHz ISM Band FHSS
Operating Temperature 32° F to 140° F
Sensing 0.1° F Temperature 0.1% Soil Moisture 0.1 dS/m Soil Salinity
Range Repeater Range - 5,000' (1,524 m), Buried Sensor Range - 500' (152 m)
Wireless Yes
Installation Hole 4.25" (10.8 cm) Diameter
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